Thomas H. Roberts Esq's answer A: Bath County, and Yes. Explanation: First - issues related to child support remain subject to the jurisdiction of the court irrespective of any agreement between the parties. To obtain a change in such a order, you must show a "material change of circumstances." And the court will only modify the order back to the date your petition was filed with the court. Now with respect to other matters, if you have a "separation agreement" then you presumably entered a legally binding contract...
Tristan Kenyon Schultz's answer As a parent you can leave with the child in both emergency and temporary situations. If you are concerned about an IMMEDIATE threat to the safety of you and/or your child you can leave without notification. If there is not an immediate threat, it is recommended that you provide your husband with means to contact you (you can also seek a protective order later if he becomes violent). In the best of all worlds, you should begin the process of filing or preparing for the divorce when you leave...
Shan Dimitris Potts' answer Well you need to contact an attorney to file a complaint and also a request for divorce. Contact an attorney through email or phone if you are outside the US. Many immigration attorneys including me offer free consultations, make use of the consultations. All the best.
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Julie A. Rice's answer Pay the amount due or have an excuse the court may take into consideration but with that amount he obviously has not taken his obligations seriously so most likely he will be incarcerated until that amount is paid in full and if the other party hires an attorney he will most likely pay those fees as well. The court has learned how amazing it is when someone is in jail how they can come up with child support arrears and get them paid in full like they should be.
Andy Chen's answer Generally not. You'd likely have to go to court to ask for temporary spousal and child support and get an order for you to have sole and exclusive use of one of the cars. If you're ok with the one your name is on, take that one. If one of the other cars is better (e.g. newer, bigger, more reliable, etc), ask for that one.
Andy Chen's answer Yes, but it's academic. It is very common for a person to be the respondent in the original case, but the petitioner or moving party for the limited purpose of one motion. You would still fill out the motion papers with your name as respondent. The papers themselves should make it clear, though, that you are the moving party.
Andy Chen's answer The time you were together, were married for, etc does not restrict your ability to get a divorce. The actual time you were together may be disputed during your case so you should be prepared for that. The time you were together (technically, the Date of Marriage to the Date of Separation) will be important in determining what set of rules apply to your divorce. CA treats marriages less than 10 years long (Date of marriage to Date of Separation) differently than those 10 or more years long....
Julie A. Rice's answer If they don't show up, then you will get whatever you want. The court is not his lawyer and will not have any sympathy for him. He sounds like bad news so count your blessings that he is out of your way and you can raise your child without his interference.
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